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  • Ash-Shu’araa (The Poets)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. طسم {1} [Pickthal 26:1] Ta. Sin. Mim. تِلْكَ آيَاتُ الْكِتَابِ الْمُبِينِ {2} [Pickthal 26:2] These are [...]

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  • An-Najm (The Star)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. وَالنَّجْمِ إِذَا هَوَىٰ {1} [Yusufali 53:1] By the Star when it goes down,- مَا ضَلَّ صَاحِبُكُمْ وَمَا [...]

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  •  The Holy Quran – Etiquettes of Quran

    The Holy Quran – Etiquettes of Quran

    Written By: Mulla Mujahidali Sheriff The Holy Quran is the book of Allah (SWT). He (SWT) has sent it for the guidance of mankind. Therefore, it should not be considered as an ordinary book and [...]

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  • AL-RAḤMĀN The All-beneficent الرحمن Medinan (surah 55 • 78 ayahs)

    AL-RAḤMĀN The All-beneficent الرحمن Medinan (surah 55 • 78 ayahs) »The surah that crowns the Quran and opens with the chant of a single word proclaiming one of God’s most beautiful names, THE [...]

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  • FUṢṢILAT Elaborated فصلت Meccan (surah 41 • 54 ayahs)

    FUṢṢILAT Elaborated فصلت Meccan (surah 41 • 54 ayahs) »The surah that describes the Quran as ELABORATED Heavenly revelation for those who would give it heed. It takes its name from the word [...]

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  • Saad (The Letter ‘Saad’)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. ص ۚ وَالْقُرْآنِ ذِي الذِّكْرِ {1} [Pickthal 38:1] Sad. By the renowned Qur’an, بَلِ الَّذِينَ [...]

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  • 48 Victory, Al-Fath: Madani

    48 Victory Al-Fath: Madani ________________________________________ In the name of Allah, most-benevolent, ever-merciful. WE HAVE GIVEN you a splendent victory 2. That God may save you from [...]

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  • AL-AḤZĀB The Confederates الأحزاب Medinan (surah 33 • 73 ayahs)

    AL-AḤZĀB The Confederates الأحزاب Medinan (surah 33 • 73 ayahs) »The surah that mentions THE CONFEDERATES of the unbelievers, who besieged Medina, with an overwhelming force, but whom God routed [...]

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  • AL-HUMAZAH The Scandal-monger الهمزة Meccan (surah 104 • 9 ayahs)

    AL-HUMAZAH The Scandal-monger الهمزة Meccan (surah 104 • 9 ayahs) »The surah that opens with a threat of impending affliction and grief to THE SCANDAL-MONGER or the slanderous reviler, one who, [...]

    AL-HUMAZAH The Scandal-monger الهمزة Meccan (surah 104 • 9 ayahs)
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  • Al-Ahzaab (The Clans)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. يَا أَيُّهَا النَّبِيُّ اتَّقِ اللَّهَ وَلَا تُطِعِ الْكَافِرِينَ وَالْمُنَافِقِينَ ۗ إِنَّ اللَّهَ كَانَ [...]

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  • Al-Furqaan (The Criterion)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. تَبَارَكَ الَّذِي نَزَّلَ الْفُرْقَانَ عَلَىٰ عَبْدِهِ لِيَكُونَ لِلْعَالَمِينَ نَذِيرًا {1} [...]

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  • Tafsir Surat al-Lail (The Night)

    Tafsir Surat al-Lail (The Night) By: Nasir Makarim Shirazi in Tafsir Namuneh   Translated from Farsi into English by: Fatima Zabeth Beenesh This sura descended at Mecca and it has 21 ayat in [...]

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  • Think Not of Those Who Are Slain in God’s Way as Dead

    Think not of those who are slain in God’s way as dead. Nay, they are living, finding their sustenance in the presence of their Lord (Qur’an 3:169) What None Muslims Say About … [...]

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  • ʿABASA He frowned عبس Meccan (surah 80 • 42 ayahs)

    ʿABASA He frowned عبس Meccan (surah 80 • 42 ayahs) »The surah that opens with admonishing the Prophet and refers to him as HE [WHO] FROWNED and turned away. While the Prophet was speaking to some [...]

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  • Aal-‘Imraan (The Family of Imran)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. الم {1} [Pooya/Ali Commentary 3:1] See the commentary of verse 1 of al Baqarah.   اللَّهُ لَا [...]

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  • Al-Qasas (The Stories)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. طسم {1} [Pickthal 28:1] Ta. Sin. Mim. تِلْكَ آيَاتُ الْكِتَابِ الْمُبِينِ {2} [Pickthal 28:2] These are [...]

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  • Al-Kahf (The Cave)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. الْحَمْدُ لِلَّهِ الَّذِي أَنْزَلَ عَلَىٰ عَبْدِهِ الْكِتَابَ وَلَمْ يَجْعَلْ لَهُ عِوَجًا ۜ {1} [...]

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  • AL-JUMUʿAH Friday الجمعة Medinan (surah 62 • 11 ayahs)

    AL-JUMUʿAH Friday الجمعة Medinan (surah 62 • 11 ayahs) »The surah that enjoins the believers to proceed at once to the ritual Prayer of the FRIDAY congregation and to quit all commercial [...]

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  • Laws of History in The Holy Qur’an

    Now time has come that we should know the different ways in which the laws of history are mentioned in the Qur’an. In other words, we should see how the laws which, from the viewpoint of [...]

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  • At-Taghaabun (Mutual Disillusion)

    بسْمِ اللَّهِ الرَّحْمَٰنِ الرَّحِيمِ In the name of Allah, the Beneficent, the Merciful. يُسَبِّحُ لِلَّهِ مَا فِي السَّمَاوَاتِ وَمَا فِي الْأَرْضِ ۖ لَهُ الْمُلْكُ وَلَهُ الْحَمْدُ ۖ وَهُوَ [...]

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  • The Doyen of Martyrs

    Imam Husain (A.S), the Doyen of the Martyrs,the second child of Imam Ali(A.S.) and Hadrat Fatimah(A.S.), was born in the year 4 AH, and after the martyrdom of his elder brother, Imam Hasan(A.S.), [...]

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  • The Historical Speech of The Holy Prophet (PBUH) in Ghadir Khum

    This is the English translation of the speech of the Holy Prophet (S.A.W.) in Ghadir Khum. It is well written and documented with lots of references. O Allah! Send your blessings to the head of [...]

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  • Short Maxims of Imam Al-Hasan (a)

    Author : AimIslam 1- The people who consult for their affairs will surely be guided to the right. 2- Meanness is to avoid thanking the grace. 3- Imam al-Hasan(A.S.) said to one of his sons: O [...]

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  • Imam Al-Hussain’s Saying on His Way to Karbala

    On his way to Karbala(1), Imam Al-Hussain (peace be upon him) said: This world has changed, snubbed, and its good has turned tail. Nothing has remained from it except a thing that is as scanty as [...]

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  • The Issue of Responsible Leadership According to Imam Ali (A.S)

    Sayyed Nadeem A. Kazmi (Adapted from: Al-Noor, Vol 3, No. 33, Ramadhan/Shawaal, 1414 A.H. – March 1994 A.D. p. 8) Imam Ali (a.s.) greatly emphasised the responsibility of leadership and the [...]

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  • Imam Sajjad’s (A.S.) Letter

    Imam al-Sajjad (A.S.) in his advising letter to Muhammad Ibn Muslim al-Zuhri: May Allah keep the calamity far from me and you and have mercy on you and keep you away from the fire of Hell, [...]

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  • Remembrance of The Beloved

    Author : Seyed Husain Husaini Prologue: During the period of the holy prophet’s (s.a.w.a.) appointment and proclamation, he entrusted the people with two precious souvenirs out of divine [...]

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  • Recordation of Hadith during the Imamate of Imam Baqir (A.S.) and Imam Sadiq (A.S.)

    By: Sayyid Ali Al-Shahristani The age of Imam Muhammad al-B?qir and Imam Ja`far al-S?diq is considered the golden age as regards the spread of the rulings of the School of Recordation. During [...]

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  • Rights of the Brother in Faith

    There are numerous traditions in connection with the rights of the believers and brothers-in-faith. A few of such traditions are quoted below: Mualla Bin-Khanees asked Imam Jafar as-Sadiq (a.s.): [...]

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  • Lady Fatima (S.A) in the Qur’an and the Sunna

    THE LIFE OF FATIMA AZ-ZAHRA’ By: Allamah Baqir Shareef al-Qurashi P. 79 – 95 Fatima (a.s) had been extolled and praised in the Book of Allah and in the Sunna of His prophet. She was [...]

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  • Review of Al-Maqtal al-Husayni al-Ma’thur (The Hadith-Based Martyrdom Account of Imam al-Husayn (A.S.)

    Author : Imam Reza Network Review of: Al-Maqtal al-Husayni al-Ma’thur [The Hadith-Based Martyrdom Account of Imam al-Husayn], 2nd ed. by Muhammad-Jawad al-Tabasi. Tehran: Daral-Sami`, 2007. [...]

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  • Imam Hossein(as) In other Islamic Sectors

    Shi”ahs regard Husayn as an Imam (lord of the spiritual kingdom) and a martyr.He is believed to be the third imam. He set out on his path in order to save Islam and the Ummah from [...]

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  • Two Historic and Memorable Speeches of The Prophet After Hujjatul Wida and Before He Left His World

    On the 25th of Zu’l -Ka’da (23rd Feb 632 A.C.), the Prophet left Madina with an immence concourse of Muslims. On his arrival at Mecca, and before completing all the rites of the [...]

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  • Hadith According to the Shia

    Allamah Tabatabaei The principle that the hadith possesses validity, as attested by the Quran, is not at all disputed among Shi’ites or in fact among all Muslims. But because of the failure [...]

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  • The Importance of Work in Islam

    Author : Imam Reza Network Work not- Just Pray An extremely anxious and perplexed man visited Hazrat Imam Jafar al-Sadiq (‘a), and begged him to pray that Allah would increase his sustenance and [...]

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  • The Sweet Basil of the Prophet (PBUH&HP)

    One of the most beautiful and deep aspects of the life of Imam Hussain (PBUH), is the great and excessive attention that Prophet Muhammad (PBUH&HP) showed towards him and his elder brother [...]

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  • On The Way to Marriage

    When Fatima Zahra reached nine years of age, she was a full-grown woman who enjoyed intellectual maturity and integrity of conduct. Allah gifted her with a brilliant mentality and cleverness, [...]

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  • Letters of The Imam of The Time

    The Life of Imam al-Mahdi By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Sayyid Athar Husain S.H. Rizvi p. 131-147 Narrators have recorded some of the letters that His Eminence addressed to [...]

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  • The Imam’s Debate Concerning the Prophet’s Family

    Author : Imam Reza Network Yet this is another debate in which the Imam has provided evidence of that Allah chose the pure family (of the Prophet). The debate took place in the presence of [...]

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  • Salat Al-Jama’ah (Congregational Prayers)

    The Holy Prophet of Islam (saw) said: ” The rows of my followers in the congregational (Jama’at) prayer on the earth are like the rows of angels in the sky; and a rak’at of [...]

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  • Imam Ali bin Abu Talib (A.S.),His Life, Achievements, and Merits

    By: Syed Hasan Akhtar Ali bin Abu Talib (A.S.) was the cousin and son-in-Law of Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.). It is outside the scope of this presentation to record the numerous achievements and [...]

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  • Hazrat Fatimah Al-Zahra (S.A)

    Name – Fatima Title – Az-Zahra Kunyat – Umm-ul-Aimma Born – Friday 20th of Jamadi-ul-Akhar in Mecca Father’s Name – Holy Prophet Muhammad Ibn-e-Abdulla (PBUH) [...]

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  • Imam Mahdi (A.S.) in Sihah Sitah

    The belief in Imam Mahdi (A.S.) has been a topic of debate since the very inception of Islam. Most of the Islamic scholars are so deeply drowned in the pit of prejudice that they deny the [...]

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  • Name of the Imam of the Time

    The Life of Imam al-Mahdi By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Sayyid Athar Husain S.H. Rizvi p. 39-41 The name of the Holy Imam was same as that of his respected great grandfather, [...]

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  • Hazrat Hamzah (A.S), The Brave

    Author : coiradio.com Muhammed Mustafa, the Messenger of Allah (may Allah bless him and his Ahlel-Bayt), though safe under the protection of his uncle, Abu Talib, was not immune from harassment [...]

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  • The Marriage of Lady Fatima (S.A) with Imam Ali (A.S)

    THE LIFE OF FATIMA AZ-ZAHRA’ By: Allamah Baqir Shareef al-Qurashi P. 97 – 111 When Fatima (a.s.) grew youth, the great companions hurried to the Prophet (a.s.) one after the other so [...]

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  • Hazrat Ali Asghar (A.S): The Youngest Child of Imam Husain (A.S)

    Author : imamreza.net Hazrat Ali Asghar was the youngest child of Imam Husain. He was born only a few weeks before Imam left Madinah. His mother’s name was Rubaab daughter of [...]

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  • The Sahifa of al-Rida (A.S)

    The Life of Imam Ali Ibn Musa al-Rida By : Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi P. 313 – 314 Among the works of Imam al-Rida, peace be on him, is this excellent dissertation called Sahifat al-Rida;a [...]

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  • Talents and Genuineness of Imam Muhammad Baqir (A.S)

    The Life of Imam Muhammad ibn ‘Ali al-Baqir By: Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi P. 127 – 184 The talents and genius of Imam Abu Ja’far (al-Baqir), peace be on him, resulted in great [...]

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  • Az-Zahra

    Written By: Abu Muhammed Al-Ordoni As it was reported in v. 10 of Bihar al-Anwar, Ibn Abbas narrated that Allah’s Messenger said: “Surely my daughter Fatima is: The Mistress of all [...]

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  • The Consistent and the Compassionate One

    Imam Hassan Al- Mujtaba (AS), the second Infallible Imam of the Prophet’s Household, was born on Tuesday, 15th Ramadan 3 AH at Medina. His father’s name is Imam Ali ibn Abu Talib, and [...]

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  • Birth of Janab e Fatima Al-Zahra (S.A)

    This Great Lady was the only daughter of the Holy Prophet (saww) and Hazrat Khadijah. She was born in Makkah on Friday, 20th Jamdi-ul-Akhar in the 5th year after the declaration of Prophethood [...]

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  • The Value of Knowing The Ahl al-Bayt (A.S)

    Written By: Shaikh Muhammadi Rayshahri The Messenger of Allah (S.A.W): Whomever Allah has bestowed the knowing and the love of my Ahl al-Bayt has actually been granted the whole benevolence. [...]

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  • Golden Medical Dissertation of Imam Ali Reza (A.S)

    The Life of Imam Ali Ibn Musa al-Rida By : Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi P. 277 – 313 The sciences of Imam al-Rida, peace be on him, were not confined to the precepts of Islamic law; rather they [...]

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  • Imam Ali Naqi (A.S)

    Name: Ali bin Muhammad (a.s.) Mother: Samana al-Maghribiya Kunniyat (Patronymic): Abu al-Hasan al Askari Laqab (Title): Al Hadi Birth: He was born at Madina in the year 212 A.H. Martyrdom: He [...]

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  • The Period of Imam as-Sajjad (A.S.)

    By: Ghulam-Husayn Muharrami The period of Imam as-Sajjad (‘a) can be divided into two stages: The first stage covers the events after the martyrdom of Imam al-Husayn (‘a), the destabilization of [...]

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  • The Seventh Imam, Musa ibn Ja’far Al-Kadhim

    Written by Sheikh Al-Mufeed   (This is) an account of the Imam who undertook (the office) (al-qa’im) after Abu Abd Allah Ja’far b. Muhammad, peace be on them, (describing) who [...]

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  • A Heavenly Lady

    The highest degree of humanity is Infallibility, where the consent and anger is based solely upon the anger and consent of Allah (SWT). An infallible person shows content to whatever Allah (SWT) [...]

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  • Sayeda Fatimah (S.A)

    Written By: Mulla Mujahidali Sheriff On Friday 20th Jamadil-Aakhar 615 AD, Bibi Khadeejatul-Kubra (as), the first and most beloved wife of the Messenger of Allah (saw) gave birth to Seyyida [...]

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  • Imam Al-Mahdi Al-Muntadhar (a)

    Author : aimislam.com The promised Mahdi, who is usually mentioned by his title of Imam-i ‘Asr (the Imam of the “Period”) and Sahib al-Zaman (the Lord of the Age), is the son of [...]

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  • Questions about Jihad in Islam

    Ayatullah Shaheed (Martyr) Murtaza Mutahhari «And Fight those who have not faith in God, nor in the Hereafter, and (who) forbid not what God and His Prophet have forbidden and (who ) are not [...]

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  • Fasting – A Body/Mind/Spirit Healing

    By: Sheikh Mansour Leghaei Allah the Almighty says in the Qur’an: “And seek (Allah’s) assistance with Patience and Prayer; and truly it is extremely heavy and hard except for those with full [...]

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  • ‘Smaller’ And ‘Greater Sins’

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi& Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani   Question: How can we differentiate between ‘Smaller’ and ‘Greater sins’? Answer: Actually the [...]

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  • What are The Sources of Shi‘i Jurisprudence {Fiqh}?

    By: Sayyid Rida’ Husayni Nasab Reply: Following the Book of Allah and the Sunnah of the Prophet (S), the Shi‘ah infer religious laws from four fundamental sources: 1. The Book of Allah [...]

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  • Bowing Down (Ruku) and Prostration (Sujud)

    By: Hojjat al-Islam Muhsin Qara’ati Bowing down {ruku‘} is an essential pillar of prayer. Performing it in an excessive or inadequate manner, whether intentional or unintentional, renders the [...]

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  • What Is the Decree Regarding the Game of Chess?

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi & Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani Question: Is there in Islam any problem in playing chess? Indeed you know that generally there is no betting in chess. It can [...]

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  • Social Justice in Islam

    By: Shaykh Muhsin Qara’ati The purpose of our discussion on social justice is to mention those verses of the Holy Qur’an and the traditions through which the Holy Qur’an and our [...]

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  • Islamic Economy: Its Ideological and Legal Foundations

    Author: Ayatullah Muhammad Ali Taskhiri Every system, intending to achieve certain goals, must be designed in a realistic manner. Therefore, if the system is supposed to be implemented in order [...]

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  • Superiority of Islamic Laws

    By: Muhammad Taqi Misbah Yazdi Undoubtedly, the above two interpretations of justice—which are cited as an example—are in total conflict and disharmony with each other in practice. They seem to [...]

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  • Taqlid and Marji’iyyah in Islam

    By:Muhammad al-Tijani al-Samawi al-Tunisi Taqlid and Marji’iyyah in the Shi’ah’s View It is incumbent upon every mature (mukallaf) Muslim, if not being a mujtahid -i.e. who can [...]

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  • Omitting Prayer Intentionally is a Greater Sin

    The greater sin is to omit prayer intentionally. The traditions of Imam Taqi (a.s.), Imam Riďa (a.s.) Imam Mūsa Kadhim (a.s.) and Imam Ja’far as-Sadiq (a.s.) (mentioned in Abdul Azīm’s [...]

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  • Intention (Niyyah): The first Essential Element of Prayer

    By: Hojjat al-Islam Muhsin Qara’ati The first essential element {rukn} of prayer is the intention {niyyah}. Intention means that we have to know what we are doing, what we are reciting, and for [...]

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  • The Value of Duties and Obligations

    By: Allamah Syed Muhammad Husain Tabataba’i All these innumerable means of living, that are now available to man and that we endeavor to acquire and use them day and night, were not [...]

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  • Hijab and Family Life

    By: Mohammad Ali Shomali Allah (swt) has created human beings to act as His vicegerents on earth and, like all other forms of living beings, human beings cannot be complete unless they are in a [...]

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  • The Chapters and Titles in Fiqh

    Author : Imam Reza Network As mentioned earlier, the range of topics covered by Fiqh is very wide. It is therefore necessary to briefly acquaint oneself with the chapters and headings of these [...]

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  • Brief History of Jurisprudence and Jurisprudents

    By : Martyr Ayatullah Murtada Mutahhari As we mentioned in the previous lessons, one of the preparations for learning about any field of knowledge is to pay attention to the famous personalities [...]

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  • Islamic View on Artificial Insemination

    By: Ayatullah al-Uzma Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi& Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani Question: What is the Islamic view on Artificial Insemination? (Artificial Insemination means the insertion [...]

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  • A Religious and Political Journey

    Written by Ayatullah Shaikh Jafar The sixth year of migration was terminating with all its bitter and sweet events when suddenly the Prophet dreamt a pleasant dream that the Muslims were [...]

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  • Eighteen Reasons Why a Muslim Fasts

    Author : Al-Shia.org Ramadhan Every year the month of Ramadhan comes and goes; every year we fast, yet without proper appreciation of the potentials of character building that the fasts hold for [...]

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  • Does Prayer have a Role in Acceptance of All Deeds?

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi & Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani Question: I have seen an objection against Muslims in books that the Islamic scholars have written in the books of [...]

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  • Lady Fatimah (S.A) in The Verse of Mubahala

    Allah, the Exalted said: “If anyone disputes in this matter with thee, now after (full) knowledge hath come to thee, say: `Come! Let us gather together; our sons arid your sons, our women [...]

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  • Historic Perspective of Demolition of Baqee & Mualla Cemeteries

    By: Sayyed Ali Yahya Turkey was practically a Muslim State under the control of a Muslim caliph but the intrigues of British and the conspiracies hatched by the opponents, not only tore his [...]

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  • Imam Husain’s (A.S.) Final Battle

    After he had buried the baby, he met in duel with many a man who never stood a chance of emerging alive. He then charged the enemy troops who did not stand their ground in the face of his [...]

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  • Hazrat Abbas (A.S), Who Conquered Euphrates

    Author : imamreza.net This magnificent fearless Muslim champion Abul Fadhle Al-Abbas(as), who is the half brother of Imam Hussain (as), from his father’s side Imam Ali Ibin Abe Taleb (as). [...]

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  • The Battle of Uhud (624 A.D.)

    By: Yasin T. al- Jibouri   Ghazwat al-Sawaiq was only a prelude to the big battle that was to follow. The chagrin and fury of Abu Sufyan and his Quraishite supporters at their defeat at Badr [...]

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  • The Bodleian Tribute to Islamic Sciences

    By : Charis Waddy   [In 1981 Oxford University’s Bodleian Library mounted a display of 50 choice works to tell one of the great stories in the history of ideas: the flowering of [...]

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  • The Event of Al-Khandaq (Trench)

    The Life of Muhammad(PBUH) By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Abdullah al-Shahin p. 471-478   The battle of al-Khandaq was one of the most violent battles that Muslims were [...]

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  • The Birth of The Tenth Holy Imam Imam Ali un-Naqi al-Hadi(A.S.)

    Author : Imam Reza Network Imamat: The Tenth Holy Imam(A.S.) like his father , was also elevated to the rank of Imam in his childhood . He was six years old when his father Imam Muhammad al [...]

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  • The Method of The Islamic Mission in Mecca

    The Life of Muhammad (PBUH) By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Abdullah al-Shahin p. 173-186   It may be too useful to discuss the method of the Islamic mission in Mecca [...]

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  • Explaining Islam before Christian Scholars

    Author : Ibrahim Amini In the early days of Islam Muslims were very few in number, and idolaters opposing to Islam used to persecute Muslims. Being so few, Muslims could do nothing to stop their [...]

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  • Some Important Events During The Mission of Holy Prophet (PBUH) in Madinah

    THE DECLARATION OF BROTHERHOOD After his arrival in Madina, the Holy Prophet (S) was faced with a new challenge. For the first time, the Muslims were centralised and arrangements had to be made [...]

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  • Fatima (S.A)’s Immigration

    Upon being inflicted with the deaths of Lady Khadija and Abu Talib, the Prophet decided to immigrate to Medina. He ordered Ali to lie down in his bed during the night that later came to be known [...]

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  • Kerbala & Muharram

    Kerbala is a miracle & Muharram is a time when the message of Islam is listened to by people. People from all walks of life & all sections of society are drawn to attend majalis for the [...]

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  • The Last Hours of The Holy Prophet (PBUH)

    The Message By: Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani P. 775-780 Madina was totally engulfed in confusion and anxiety. The companions of the Prophet had gathered round his house with tearful eyes and [...]

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  • Finality of Prophethood, Khatm an-Nubuwwah

    By: Allamah Sayyid Sa’eed Akhtar Rizvi A) Continuity of Religious Leadership God, in His grace, never left mankind without a religious guide. That guide may be a prophet; a ‘Rasul’ or [...]

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  • Martydom of Imam Hasan (A.S)

    History of the Caliphs By: Rasūl Ja’farīan Translation by: Ali Ebrahimi p. 335-337 One of Mu‘āwiya’s unforgivable crimes is martyring Imām Hasan (a) who was the apple of the Apostle’s eye [...]

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  • The Last and Final Messenger of God

      By: Sayyid Muhammad Rizvi Muhammad bin `Abdulla-h is the last and final messenger of God. The message he brought from God is known as “al-Isla-m,” and the scripture he was given by God is [...]

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  • Imam Hasan (A.S)’s Knowledge of The Holy Qur’an

    A Man came to Ibn Abbas and IbnUmar, and asked the interpretations of SHAAHID (Witness) and MASH-HOOD (One who is witnessed) in the Holy Quran. Ibn Abbas said, SHAAHID was the day of Friday [...]

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  • Fadl ibn Sahl, The Famous Vizier of al-Mamun

    Author : Imam Reza Network Al-Mamoon granted Fadl ibn Sahl the nucleus of power and his complete personal confidence when he permitted him to fare with all government issues, vesting upon him the [...]

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  • Important Events after The Migration

    The Message By: Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani p. 740 – 771   1. The Prophet’s Migration (Hijrah) 2. Important events After the Immigration 3. Two Great Distinctions of Ali 4. [...]

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  • Scientific Indications of Resurrection

    By : Ayatullah Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari One of the valuable benefits that have been derived from the ceaseless progress of experimental science is that it has proven the possibility of the [...]

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  • Life of Holy Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.) before Starting the Mission

    By: Ahmad Rahnamaei This paper is an attempt to study some aspects of the Prophet Mohammad’s life before his mission started. Issues such as the Prophet’s birth, his nursing, the [...]

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  • When is the Promised Mahdi Expected to Appear?

    Dr. Jalali: When is the promised Mahdi expected to appear? Mr. Hoshyar: No time has been fixed for his appearance (zuhur). As a matter of fact, the Imams have regarded those who fix the time of [...]

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  • Voice From The Sky

    The Life of Imam al-Mahdi By: Allama Baqir Sharif al-Qarashi Translation by: Sayyid Athar Husain S.H. Rizvi p. 350-353 One of the sure signs of the reappearance of the Awaited Imam is the voice [...]

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  • Holy Prophet Muhammad (S.A.W.A.), Mercy Unto the Creation

    By: Seyyed Ali Shahbaz “We have not sent you, but as a Mercy unto the creation.” (Holy Qur’an 21:107) This is what God Almighty says in His last and final set of revelation to mankind, about the [...]

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  • Controversies vs Arguments

    Rabab Jaffery Debates, disagreements, controversies, split views – no society is devoid of these phenomena. When controversies sprout in a society they can impact it in two major, extreme ways: [...]

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  • The Holy Prophet’s Mission

    The Roots of Religion p. 147 – 150 The Mission Lover of nature and Quite, worried about human sufferings, Muhammad very often retired toMount Hira’ for meditations. One night, [...]

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  • What the Holy Prophet of Islam (PBUH) Said About Imam Hassan (as) and Imam Hossein (as)?

    According to al-Bara”; I saw the prophet (PBUH) with Hasan son of Ali on his shoulder and saying, “O Allah, I love him, so love him”. Naysaboori quoted abu-Hazim and abu-Hurayra [...]

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  • Monotheism as an Outlook of Human Existence

    Sayyed Ali Khamenei Tawhid as an outlook of human existence, implies the equality and unity of all human beings in their relation with God. He is the Lord of all human beings. No one has any [...]

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  • The Instances of Injustice

    By: Allamah Syed Muhammad Husain Tabataba’i   Homicide Another which is very indecent and reproachable in the holy religion of Islam is homicide and killing an innocent person. [...]

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  • Opinions Concerning God’s Justice

    God and His Attributes By: Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari Translated By: Hamid Algar P. 133-138 The problem of justice as one of God’s attributes has had its own distinct history. Various [...]

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  • The Mission of Prophet (PBUH)

    The Roots of Religion p. 147 – 150   The Mission Lover of nature and Quite, worried about human sufferings, Muhammad very often retired to Mount Hira’ for meditations. One night, [...]

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  • Satanic Insinuation

    An Exposition of Hadith by Imam Khomeini Through my continuous chain of transmitters reaching up to the shaykh of the traditionists and the best of them, Muhammad ibn Ya’qub al-Kulayni (M) who [...]

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  • Guidance of the Holy Prophets

    Author : Imam Reza Network Toward the Goal: General Guidance A grain of wheat that is placed within the bosom of the earth under appropriate conditions begins to grow and enters upon a path of [...]

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  • Importance of Salat al-Jama’ah (Congregational Prayer)

    By: Allamah Syed Muhammad Husain Tabataba’i Salat Al-Jama’ah (Congregational Prayer) It is mustahabb for all Muslims to recite al-salat al-yawmiyyah in the form of salat [...]

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  • Ghadir Tradition: The Expressive Evidence for Guardianship

    Author : Prepared by Islamic Sciences and Researches Group Unprecedented offence! In the open political climate recently established in the country, a number of Sunnite Molavi in the southern [...]

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  • How Did The World Begin?

    Author : Imam Reza Network Man is a thoughtful creature who lives a midst this spacious world. He contemplates everything around him and tries to understand its essence. He asks himself: How did [...]

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  • The Duty of Man towards Allah (Cognizance of Allah)

    By: Allamah Syed Muhammad Husain Tabataba’i Our duty towards the Almighty Allah is the most important duty of all and we must perform it with a pure heart and a sincere intention. It is the [...]

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  • Imam Mahdi’s Imamate

    Author : coiradio.com Imam Mahdi (AS), the last in the line of the Twelve Ithna Ashari Imams was born on 15th Shaban 255 Hijri in Samarra, Iraq. His father was the Eleventh Imam Hasan al-Askari [...]

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  • Is to Swear by Other Than Allah Regarded as a Kind of Polytheism?

    By: Sayyid Rida’ Husayni Nasab Reply: The interpretation of the words “monotheism” {tawhid} and “polytheism” {shirk} must be in consistency with the Qur’an and the Sunnah of the Prophet (S) [...]

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  • Physical and Mental Necessities

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 320 – 323 Human being is the composition of two elements: body and spirit. These two elements are correlated and interacting. Man’s happiness [...]

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  • Deception

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 132 – 146 Deception means to be deceived by a devilish trickery or a wrong idea, such as spending the usurped property in fields of charity. [...]

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  • Spiritual Philosophy and Scientific Truths

    By: Ayatullah Muhammad Taqi Misbah Yazdi A glance at the fundamental philosophical questions, to which spiritual and materialist philosophies give contradictory answers, clearly shows that the [...]

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  • The Divine Rights

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 168 – 201 Rights vary from one to another according to values of favors. A friend has his own familiar rights that are a degree lower than [...]

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  • Truth

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 27 – 29 Truth stands for the conformity between word and deed. It plays a great role in the lives of both the individuals and communities. [...]

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  • Rights of Parents and Sons

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 230 – 242 Rights of Parents It is absolutely impossible for any writer to depict the parents’ grandeur and favors on their sons, since they [...]

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  • The Subject Matter: ILL Nature

    THE PROPHET OF ISLAM: “THE PERFECT EXEMPLAR” We all know that one of the most important factors of Islam’s advancement was the perfect conduct of the Prophet of Islam (SAW). [...]

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  • Backbiting

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 149 – 154 Backbiting is to speak ill of a believer behind his back, including matters concerning his moralities, appearance, or personality. [...]

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  • Self-Judgment And Self-Control

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 174 – 179 Self-judgment is to call oneself to account every day regarding the good deeds and wrongdoings. If the scale of acts of obedience [...]

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  • The Relationship between Philosophy and Theology in the Postmodern Age

    Dr. Muhammad Legenhausen When I was a student at a Catholic high school in Queens, New York, I was taught that although philosophy is the mother of the sciences, she is also the handmaid of [...]

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  • Guarding the Tongue

    The other offences of the tongue, in addition to them being types of oppression (which itself, according to reason and religion, is forbidden), have also been prohibited in Islamic sources under [...]

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  • The Causes Responsible for Materialist Tendencies in the West

    Materialism: The topic of the present study are the causes that lie behind materialist tendencies. Before we proceed with the discussion it is necessary that we first define the word [...]

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  • Morality of Imam al-Jawad (A.S)

    AHL AL-BAYT THE CELESTIAL BEINGS ON THE EARTH Author: Allama Hussein Ansariyan Translator: Dr. Ali Akbar Aghili Ashtiani P. 226-228 Imam al-Jawad was unique in terms of knowledge, forbearance, [...]

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  • The Various Levels of Perfection in Iman

    By: Ayatullah al-Uzma Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi It has been narrated from Nafi’ from Ibne ‘Umar that the Messenger of Allah (S) said, “A servant’s faith in Allah will never [...]

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  • Scientific Indications of Resurrection

    By : Ayatullah Sayyid Mujtaba Musavi Lari One of the valuable benefits that have been derived from the ceaseless progress of experimental science is that it has proven the possibility of the [...]

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  • A Healthy Society Under The Grace of Ethics

    By:Ayatullah al-Uzma Naser Makarem Shirazi Without ethic, the plan of a healthy society is defeated We know that man has a social life, and undoubtedly, “society” is the most [...]

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  • Rights of Friends

    Ethical Role-Models By: Sayyid Mahdi as-Sadr P. 290 – 299 Merits of Friends Man has longed for making friendships so that he can obtain individuals supporting him, alleviating his troubles, [...]

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  • Morality of Imam `Ali ibn Musa al-Rida (A.S)

    AHL AL-BAYT THE CELESTIAL BEINGS ON THE EARTH Author: Allama Hussein Ansariyan Translator: Dr. Ali Akbar Aghili Ashtiani P. 222-225 Ibrahim ibn `Abbas has reported: I never saw Imam al-Rida say [...]

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  • Ethical Values in Islam

    By: Allamah Sayyid Sa’eed Akhtar Rizvi “O People, verily we created you of a male and a female; and We made you in clans and tribes so that you may recognize Each other: but the most [...]

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  • Philosophical Theology

    Knowing God In this section the main emphasis is on the Eminent Greek Philosophers i.e. ‘Plato’ and ‘Aristotle’. However, it is appropriate first to briefly look into the [...]

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  • The Shi’ites During the Imam’s Occultation

    So now, what is a duty of a Shi’ite? What responsibilities does he have? Truly, are we reckoned among the real followers of His Eminence (Imam al-Mahdi (a.s.)? If we study the lives of the [...]

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  • Are Other Religions Right?

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi & Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani   Question: Since Islam had canceled all other religious, in some verses of Qur’an why does it considers all the people [...]

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  • The Historical Occasion of the Triumphant Victory of Islam over Christianity

    Author : Imam Reza Network 24th Zilhajj 10th Hijrah is celebrated as the Eid al-Mubahila. On this historical occasion, Islam emerged triumphantly against Christianity. The historical event of [...]

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  • How Islam is Related to Other Religion

    Mir Ahmed Ali Khan Islam is a religion that came after Judaism, Christianity, etc. Sometimes people of other faiths ask this question: How is Islam related to the other religions preceding it? In [...]

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  • The Bliss of Paradise or the tortures of Hell

    By: Sayyid Saeed Akhtar Rizvi It is not possible to describe even partially the Bliss of Paradise, or the tortures of Hell. Therefore, some fundamental facts are mentioned here in brief. First: [...]

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  • Introduction to Islam

    By : Sayyid Hussein Ahmed The word “ISLAM” is derived from the Arabic words “salaam”, which means peace and “taslim”, which means submission. The follower of [...]

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  • Characteristics of Shiite

    282- Imam Sadiq (a.s) said: “Once a group of people started walking behind Ameer al-Momineen (a.s). He asked them who they were. They said that they were his followers. He asked them why [...]

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  • Islam and the Modern Age

    By: Allama Tabatabaei In view of the present state of marvellous rate of progress, can one really believe that Islam can cater to the needs of the modern world? Today, when man, by the means of [...]

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  • Christian Zionist Messianism: How It Views Islam and Muslims

    Represented by literally hundreds of small denominations and churches today, particularly in America, evangelical Christian Zionist messianism is today a formidable force and a major actor in [...]

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  • Islam, the Most Perfect and Highest of Revealed Religions

    Author : Imam Reza Network In the Name of God the Merciful, the Compassionate And who is better in speech than he who calls unto God and does good and says, ‘Verily, I am of the Muslims. [...]

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  • The Concept of Religion Part II

    The Concept of Religion – Part II Research by scholars suggest that human history has been associated with religion, and man has never considered himself independent of religion. Even many [...]

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  • Why Shi’ah?

    The term “Shi’ah” is an adjective used by Muslims who follow the Imams from the Family of the Prophet (Ahl al-Bayt). They use it not for reasons of sectarianism or for causing [...]

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  • The Concept of Shias

    We live in a world in which electronic prefectures, globalization, information explosion and technology are the dominant topics. With the latest technology we have discovered scientific aspects [...]

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  • The Origin of Shiaism

    By: Ayatullah al-Uzma al-Hajj ash-Shaykh Lutfullah as-Safi al-Gulpaygani   QUESTION: Have historical factors influenced the development of Shiaism, or is this sect a set of beliefs derived [...]

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  • Attributes of Shias

    The central part of volume 65 of Bihaar Anwar deals with attributes of a Shia and how necessary it is for us all to read this part and discover what vital responsibility has been laid down upon [...]

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  • A Personal Story of Reverting to Islam

    GROWING UP CHRISTIAN I was raised in the Catholic tradition. I went to Catholic elementary school, learned my Catechism, received my First Communion, received my Catholic name (after a saint), [...]

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  • Conceptual Foundations of Shi’i Islam

    By: Prof. Dr. Sayyid Husayn Muhammad Ja’fari The division of the community of Islam into Sunni and Shi’i branches has commonly been explained in terms of purely political differences. [...]

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  • The Islam Part-III

    Even the most fanatic Christians could not ignore its corruption as a factor helping the spread of Islam. A. Miller states: “Paganism, with its numberless false Gods, still covered a large [...]

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  • Shia Muslims Cultural and Educational Institutions

    Author : Imam Reza Network United Muslim Women of Canada A great need to unite the Muslim sisters, led to the formation of the United Muslim Women of Canada, in October of 1995. The UMWC, a [...]

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  • The Bible Proves ”The Only Religion is Islam’

      As we look around us we find the world and admire the universe and we come to know that there is a Creator and also there is a power which controls this system systematically and the [...]

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  • Shi‘ism among the Different Tribes

    By: Ghulam-Husayn Muharrami Basically, ‘Ali (‘a) had more Shi‘ah and sympathizers from the ‘Adnanis from among the Qahtani tribes, and Shi‘ism among the Qahtanis had enormously expanded. The main [...]

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  • The concept of religion

    1 Law abiders Religion means procedure and law and religious is the one who abides law. Law or religion is a set of rules that a person or group is committed to, who shape their personal and [...]

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  • Foreign Policy of an Islamic State

    By : Ayatullah Ibrahim Amini Introduction Before entering into discussion on the subject, I would like, to refer to two points. The first relates to our conviction that Islam is concerned with [...]

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  • Creation of Universe:Qur’anic Concepts and Scientific Theories

    By Dr. Shah Manzoor Alam   Introduction Maurice Bucaille in his scholarly work, The Bible,The Qur’an and Science has drawn our attention to some of the startling revelations in the [...]

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  • The Rules of the Bay’ (Selling)

    By: Allamah Syed Muhammad Husain Tabataba’i The Bay’ (Selling) What is bay’? The bay’ (selling) means the sale and exchange of a property with another property in a way [...]

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  • A Healthy Society Under The Grace of Ethics

    By:Ayatullah al-Uzma Naser Makarem Shirazi Without ethic, the plan of a healthy society is defeated We know that man has a social life, and undoubtedly, “society” is the most [...]

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  • A Note on Economic Ideas of Imam Ali (A.S.) with Special Reference to his Letter to Malik al-Ashtar

    Author: Prof. Dr. Sayed Afzal Peerzade Abstract An attempt is made to study economic ideas of Imam Ali (A.S.) (600-661 C.E.) with special reference to his letter to Malik al-Ashtar (d.658 C.E.). [...]

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  • The Islamic Opinion about Education

    By: Abdul Adheem al-Muhtadi al-Bahrani Question: Western and eastern scholars have written many books and detailed studies on education, and Islamic scholars have also written much on this [...]

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  • Prosperity of the Scientific Life among the Muslims

    By: Muhammad Baqir Qarashi Islam has overthrown totally all of the concepts of Jahilism* including ignorance, fables, and submission to delusions and hallucination. It brought about a genuine [...]

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  • Sciences are Means for Obtaining Closeness to God

    By: Prof. Dr. Mahdi Gulshani Evidently, there are various dimensions to endeavour for obtaining closeness to God and His good pleasure. These include the obligatory worship, acquaintance with [...]

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  • The Basis of Individual and Social Ethics

    In his life, both personal and social, man is in need of a number of non-material objectives. Every social system requires a number of objectives which are common between individuals, without [...]

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  • A Healthy Society Under The Grace of Ethics

    Without ethic, the plan of a healthy society is defeated We know that man has a social life, and undoubtedly, “society” is the most important factor in development, improvement and or [...]

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  • Imam Khomeini, Ethics and Politics (3)

    Ethics and Politics Relationship Politics has two faces—a smiling face that gives glad tidings of prosperity, power and authority, and a furious one that calls to mind power struggle, power [...]

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  • Imam Khomeini, Ethics and Politics (1)

    Imām Khomeinī’s Code of Ethics In the heart of Imām Khomeinī’s[1] way of thinking, ethics has a [special] place, and in fact, all areas of knowledge revolve around this pivot. According [...]

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  • Islamic Government According to Imam Ali [a]

    Author : Aim Islam Upon appointing Malik Al-Ashtar as the governor of Eygpt, Imam Ali ibn Abi Talib [a] sent a letter advising Malik in his post. This letter is an invaluable document [...]

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  • Devotion Among Animals Revealing The Work of God

    INTRODUCTION Now, at the beginning of the twenty first century, Darwin’s theory of evolution is rapidly losing its scientific credibility. This theory, which materialists embraced at the [...]

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  • Islam and The Social Problem

    By: Martyred Ayatullah Muhammad Baqir as-Sadr In order to reach the first circle in analyzing the social problem, we have to question that materialistic individualistic interest established by [...]

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  • Islam and Democracy: An Obscure Relationship

    By: Fatima Al-Samak Democracy is determined by many different elements: culture, wealth, equalities, education, and some will say, religion. Religion as a determinant of democratic development [...]

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  • Night Prayer and The Human Body Clock

    By: Hwaa Irfan The sleep-wake cycle of the pineal gland becomes disrupted as we increasingly eat, socialize and sleep not questioning the psychological and physical effects of our [...]

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  • Science and the Muslim Ummah

    by Dr. Mahdi Gulshani Introduction One of the distinctive features of Islam is its emphasis on knowledge. The Quran and the Islamic tradition (sunnah) invite Muslims to seek and acquire knowledge [...]

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  • Secrets of The Hajj

    By: Shaykh Husain Mazaheri The entire journey of Hajj is a spirituality excursion that covers three stages: The First Stage: Cutting oft affinity from all things with the exception of Allah in [...]

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  • A Different Perspective

    Amidst the chaos of the everyday life, certain phrases like Brotherhood, Dignity, and Forbearance have lost their meaning. One might think those phrases belonged to a previous age and to another [...]

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  • Short Maxims of Imam Al-Hussain

    1. Imam Al-Hussain (peace be upon him) said to a man who begged him: Asking for financial- help is acceptable only in big loss, extreme poverty, or horrible guarantee. The man said: Because of [...]

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  • Why Eid al Adha is celebrated?

    At the end of the Hajj (annual pilgrimage to Mecca), Muslims throughout the world celebrate the holiday of Eid al-Adha (Festival of Sacrifice). In 2008, Eid al-Adha will begin on approximately [...]

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  • Imam Al-Hussain’s Saying on His Way to Karbala

    On his way to Karbala(1), Imam Al-Hussain (peace be upon him) said: This world has changed, snubbed, and its good has turned tail. Nothing has remained from it except a thing that is as scanty as [...]

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  • 40 Hadith Regarding Azadari (Mourning for Imam Hussain)

    INTRODUCTION The Holy Prophet (s.a.w.a.) has said: Those people from amongst my ummah, who memorise forty traditions pertaining to those issues of religion, which they are in need of, Allah shall [...]

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  • ‘Smaller’ And ‘Greater Sins’

    By: Shaykh Nasir Makarim Shirazi& Ayatullah Ja’far Subhani   Question: How can we differentiate between ‘Smaller’ and ‘Greater sins’? Answer: Actually the [...]

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  • The Ramadhan Checklist

    When starting on a journey, most people like to have a list of items that they will need. Before departure they make sure they have all the items. That is to ensure they do not spoil their trip [...]

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  • The Ideal Leadership

    Written By: Ahmed H Sheriff NEED OF LEADERSHIP Man is a social animal. He is divinely endowed with gregarious nature to meet socially, to plan and do tasks in groups, to delight in company, to [...]

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  • Karbala & Humanity

    Written By: Ali Khalfan When Imam Hussein and his 72 faithful companions were in Kerbala standing up against the soldiers of Yazid, the tyrannical ruler and usurper of the mantle of Khilafah, [...]

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  • Usurpation (Ghasb)

    Author : Al-Shia.org Usurpation means that a person unjustly seizes the property or right of another person. This is one of the major sins and one who commits it will be subjected to severe [...]

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  • The Station of The Faithful before Allah

    Author : Sayyid Khomeini An Exposition of Hadith by Imam Khomeini With a chain of authorities reaching up to the Thiqat al-Islam Muhammad ibn Ya’qub at-Kulayni (Q) from several of our companions, [...]

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  • Hadrat Fatimah (S.A)

    The great lady, Hazart-e Fatemeh Zahra (SA) was the dear daughter of the Prophet, Mohammad (SW). Some Shiite scholars believed that she was born on 20th of Jamadi-ul-Sani, 5 th A.H. But the [...]

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  • Meaning of Ismat

      By: Sayyid Sa’eed Akhtar Rizvi ‘Ismat’ literally means ‘Protection ‘ In Shia terminology it means ‘A special Grace (Lutf) of Allah to a person which enables the said person to [...]

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  • Religion and Its Role in Human Life

    Author : aimislam.com To understand what religion is and what is its role in the life of men, we should first of all know its definition. Religion may briefly be defined as under: Religion (din) [...]

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  • Morality of Imam Musa al-Kazim (A.S)

    AHL AL-BAYT THE CELESTIAL BEINGS ON THE EARTH Author: Allama Hussein Ansariyan Translator: Dr. Ali Akbar Aghili Ashtiani P. 220-221 Worshiping Allah and Serving The People Imam Musa ibn Ja`far [...]

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  • Maxims of Imam Hussain (A.S) Regarding Enjoining Good and Forbidding Evil

    The following sayings are related to the pious Imam, the Prophet’s grandson, the martyr Abu Abdillah Al-Hussain bin Ali (peace be upon them). Imam Al-Hussain’s sermon Regarding [...]

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  • Jihad in Islam: Defense or Agression

    Ayatullah Shaheed (Martyr) Murtaza Mutahhari A- Christianity’s Protest Against Islam Previously we said that one of the points that, in its own view, the world of Christianity considers to [...]

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  • A Glimpse at The Political Philosophy of Islam

    By: Muhammad Taqi Misbah Yezdi If we want to make a balanced comparison between Islamic and other views in the field of polity and form of government we should make a review of the important [...]

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  • Sayings of the Holy Prophet of Islam (S.A.W.)

    Charity A man giving in alms one piece of silver in his lifetime is better for him than giving one hundred when about to die. To meet friends cheerfully and invite them to a feast are charitable [...]

    Sayings of the Holy Prophet of Islam (S.A.W.)
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